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Epidemiologist Coordinator/Nurse

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Position Details

Job Information

Appointing Authority Summit County Public Health
Department/Division Summit County Public Health
Full Time/Part Time Full Time
Regular/Temporary Regular
Work Schedule

Monday – Friday 8am to 4pm. May require some weekend and evening work.

Job Description

This position is responsible for analyzing and reporting health related trends, patterns, causes, and risk factors for the population of Summit County.

Required Qualifications

• Bachelor’s degree required.
• Two years of experience in epidemiology and infection control
• Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office products(Word, Excel, Outlook, Access)
• Strong working knowledge of at least one major statistics software product such as ODRS, SAS, SPSS, Stata, or Minitab.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills.
• Valid driver’s license, liability insurance, automobile available.

Preferred Qualifications

• Prefer Graduate Degree or substantial course work with emphasis in Epidemiology and Infection Control (MS, MPH, MSN)

• RN

Pre-Employment Testing Requirements Criminal Background Check, Pre-employment Drug and Alcohol Testing
Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee typically works in a normal office environment the noise level in the work environment is usually quiet while in the office.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, feel, carry or operate objects, tools, or controls and reach with hands and arms. The employee frequently is required to stand; talk or hear; walk; sit. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and the ability to adjust focus.

Licensing/Certification

• Valid driver’s license, liability insurance, automobile available.

Additional Information

• Salary Range: P4 ($30.24 /hr. – $37.90/hr.)
35 hours per week

Job Duties

Job Duty Name Primary Duties
Description of Job Duty

• Dailey/Weekly monitoring of ProMeds, EpiX, EpiCenter ,ODRS, MMWR, and RODS.
• Monitors Influenza, West Nile and Communicable disease s for reporting.
• Addresses outbreak investigations and PHEP reporting
• Initiates, designs and conducts epidemiologic assessment of public health data, with emphasis on community assessment, indicator trend data, and establishing a repository for on-going data surveillance and analysis.
• Convert complex data into easily understandable reports and presentations to assist with programmatic planning efforts, policy decisions, resource allocations, evidence-based practices, and health interventions.
• Coordinates with health departments, Social Services Advisory Board and other organizations within Summit County and with regional epidemiologic efforts.
• Provides quality control for data management for ongoing data tracking.
• Performs job duties under the regulations, policies and procedures set forth by Summit County Public Health and outside agencies such as the County Fiscal Officer, Ohio Department of Health, and state and federal government.
• Performs any other duties as required for the efficient operation of Summit County Public Health.

Requisition Details

Requisition Details

Requisition Number C/U - 1042017-P
Working Title Epidemiologist Coordinator/Nurse
Posting Type External/Public Posting
Number of Vacancies 1
Advertised Salary

$55,036.80 per year (35 hour work week)

Open Date 12/27/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
Special Instructions Summary

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have any relatives working for Summit County Public Health? If yes, list name(s) and relationship.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Do you have a valid driver's license, liability insurance, and an automobile available?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents